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Magnalia Christi Americana : or, The ecclesiastical history of New-England, from its first planting in the year 1620. unto the year of Our Lord, 1698. In seven books ...

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Magnalia Christi Americana : or, The ecclesiastical history of New-England, from its first planting in the year 1620. unto the year of Our Lord, 1698. In seven books ...


Published MDCCII [1702]
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John Adams's signature on second t.p.: "John Adams." Inscribed on t.p.: "Cotton Tufts" and "Saint Shepard 1706."

Book I. Antiquities.--book II. Ecclesiarum clypei.--book III. Polybius.--book IV. Sal gentium.--book V. Acts and monuments.--book VI. Thaumaturgus.--book VII. Ecclesiarum prælia.

John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894


Publisher London : Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, at the Bible and three crowns in Cheapside
Year 1702
Pages 816
Language English
Call number 2254121
Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation
Book contributor John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
Collection johnadamsBPL; bostonpubliclibrary; americana
Notes Page number mis-print: In Book three, from pages 134-143. Pages are printed twice.
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Reviewer: Gerzeph - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - December 12, 2012
Subject: Magnalia Christi Americana
Excellent to find the 1702 edition online which Lovecraft once used, and in such a fine quality.

If anyone else misses pp. 136-140 of the second book, you may find them here: http://ebooks.library.cornell.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=witch;idno=wit112.
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